The Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) and its CEO Alfonso Chikuni have been nominated for the sixth edition of African Utility Week Industry Awards.
The awards ceremony will take place on May 15 in Cape Town, South Africa.
LWB has been nominated and shortlisted for the Water Service Provider of the Year category while Chikuni is in for an individual award, Outstanding Contribution on Water.
LWB once won the award in 2017 and Water Service Provider of the Year in 2019
A statement from the board indicates that LWB is one of the finalists for Water Service Provider of the Year category alongside Umgeni water, Hessequa municipality and Ontec Systems Ltd.
The LWB shortlisting follows innovative strides the Board has made in the past two years in improving delivery of water services in Lilongwe.